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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, March 29, 2013 at 02:08:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 96%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 29, 2013 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 07' South, Longitude: 10° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.36 meters/second, 1567.3 km/hour, 973.9 miles/hour or 846.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.23 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 27' 08.1"973.65 miwest0° 09' 33.0"10.94 misouth973.39 mi
24 hours13° 25' 07.7"904.04 mieast3° 25' 11.9"235.14 misouth927.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 2:08 AM609 km378 miles329 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaFri 2:08 AM2149 km1335 miles1160 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 2:08 AM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 2:08 AM2281 km1417 miles1231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraFri 2:08 AM2360 km1467 miles1274 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 2:08 AM2407 km1495 miles1300 nmNorth N
São ToméFri 2:08 AM2421 km1504 miles1307 nmNortheast NE
LomeFri 2:08 AM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryFri 2:08 AM2526 km1569 miles1364 nmNorth N
Porto NovoFri 3:08 AM2613 km1624 miles1411 nmNortheast NE

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